ANTIQUE ESTATES AUCTION


Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019 at 10:00 a.m.

At Foster’s Auction Gallery, 811 U.S. Rt. 1, Newcastle, Me.


Preview Fri., Nov. 1, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. & morning of sale 8:00 to 9:45 a.m. Sale to inc. items from homes & estates in: Boothbay Hrb., Wiscasset, & Damariscotta, Me., together with selected additions. Hope to see you there! Sale to inc.:

EARLY FURN.: 18th c. pine 2 dwr. bracket base lift op blanket chest, 4 cannon ball bed posts, Oval button foot pine splayed leg tbl., Pine refin. settee, Pine turned leg dressing tbl., Hepplewhite tapered leg l dwr. stands, Centenn. inlaid Martha Washington sew. stand, Empire ogee mirror, Comb-back arrow-back stenc. Windsor armchr./rocker in mustard, Pr. arrow-back Windsor chrs., Europ. stand w/cut out sides, Pr. rod back Windsor chrs.

VICTORIAN FURN.: Ant. oak Hoosier cab. w/enam. top, Ant. bootjack end dbl. glass door cab., Vic. oval marble top walnut stand, Vic. oak top turned leg work tbl., Vic. fold. screen, Spoon carv. ash commode w/towel bar, Vic. turned oak standing coat rack, Arts/Crafts oak plant stand, Vic. iron shaving stand w/mirror, Brass standing coat rack, Wicker cov. trunk, Oak deep d/l tbl., Ant. caned seat highchr., Lift top oak potty, Oak commode w/towel bar, Vic. chrs. etc. CUSTOM & VINT. ETC.: Nice maple gate-leg d/l tbl., Vint. floral uph. settee, Rustic log stool, Pr. oak/mahg. l dwr. stands, Chipp. style ball & claw foot mahg. wing chr., Mahg. 1 dwr. ped. base d/l tbl., Sm. inlaid mahg. Q. Anne slant lid 3 dwr. desk, Mahg. fan inlaid rd. tbl., Mahg. phone stand, Mahg. l dwr. stand, Quilt rack, 2 Adirondack armchrs., Mahg. ½ rd. stand, Rolled arm wicker rocker, Rustic stick stand, Caned seat rocker, Vint. blue ptd. lift top wood box w/hearts & house, Smoking stands & more.

ACCESSORIES: Dated 1794 ant. sampler, Figural iron owl andirons w/glass eyes & others, Sm. Me. pine ptd. doc. box w/early wall paper, Oak flax & spinning wheels, Yarn winder, Orient. carv. box w/birds & flowers, Wood Moxie crate w/24 bottles, Hd. crank glass butter churn, Iron 500 lb. beam scale, Agateware, Lg. brass/copper milk jug, #2 wooden butter churn w/cow stenc., Tin hand suction vacuum, Wooden chopping bowl, Postcard album, 6 swing hand. kettles, Blue iron milk. stool, Lot w/opera glasses/binoculars etc., Mod. glass kaleidoscope, Iron swan doorstop & wooden eagle, Tin oil can w/wood frame, Pr. 3 dwr. wooden bookends, Orient. “Pung-Chow” boxed game, Wooden Buddha, Golfer/caddy statues & golf bag lighter, Ant. decoy, Carv./ptd. goose, Tin/iron food press, Copper boiler & a butter churn, Mahg. carv. wall shelf & coat rack w/fan carv., 10 vint. carv./sgn. Orient. snuff bottles, Needlework & stitch work pics., Vint. wooden carrier w/lift out tray, Treadle sew. mach., 18 dwr. mahg. spice chest, Wooden measures/bucket/ pantry box/firkin etc., Harry Jobes decoys, Iron inc. goose neck kettle/donut kettle/cov. urn etc., Hetchel & cabbage cutters, Sad irons, Wood. bowls, Vint. quilts, Milk can, Wire baskets, Iron tbl. mirror w/cherubs, Metal coat rack, Woodenware, Tin ware, Vint. stack. food carrier, Brass skull, Wash boards, Iron sign “To Nude Beach”, Baskets, 35” ptd. iron wall coat rack, Fold. clothes dryers inc. wall, Enam. container “Pumpkin Patch...”, Vic. iron dbl. inkstand, Ant. ice skates, 4 dwr. jewelry chest w/glass doors, Lot w/ wood bird & bunny, Copper/brass spittoon, Lg. Chinese basket, Adv. tins, Wooden rooster bowls, Pewter, “Cram’s Scope-O-Sphere” 12” world globe, Scales inc. hang. tin, Ant. wood cracker crate, Anchor brand “Bicycle” clothes wringer, Iron strap hinges, Auto. manuals & mod. cars, Mod. wall barometer, Iron high button shoe doorstop, Shoe lasts & shuttles, Brass & copper ware, Ant. cookie cutters, Snowshoes & crutches, Apple peeler/coffee grinder/cherry pitter, Bee smoker, Wet suit & fins.

GLASS & CHINA: Rookwood art pott. vase “West. & South. Life”, Bl. & wh. export porc. inc. Canton, Majolica umbrella stand w/lions, 3 grad. bl.&wh. porc. cov. jars, Myott & Son Eng. china set, McCoy pott. vases, Blown glass basket & ruffled top vase, Wh. porc. reticulated paw foot center bowl, 9 ant. pudding molds, Royal Bayreuth Sunbonnet baby plates w/girls fishing etc., Eng. pott. pc. for pipes & matches, Orient. bl.&wh. garden seats, Dresden plates w/courting couples, Royal Doulton Toby “N. Am. Ind.”, Floral bowl & pitcher & others, Carnival glass inc. Northwood, 13 pcs. colored glass inc. hen on nest, Bisq. busts of Gents, Porc. head “The Human Mind”, Glass skull jar, Assem. bl.&wh. china set, Majolica, Jap. tea set, 19 cups/saucers, Bowls & pitchers, Blown glass gourds inc. amethyst & goldstone, Bottles inc. fig. bear etc., Bl. & wh. Staff. & Spode, Flow blue, Amethyst & cranberry glass, Glass horse bookends, Orient. bl.&wh. ginger jar, Red block, Staff. teapot, Stoneware inc. F.A. Plaisted Me. crock etc., Bl. & wh. bowl & pitcher, Fostoria, Nippon plates, Frog teapot etc., Swirl glass vases, Apple pitcher, Hummels, Souvenirs/cracker & jam jars etc., Copper lustre/Bennington etc., Art glass, Pott. planter & non match. ped., Colored glass, Milk glass etc.

PAINTINGS: Ant. o/b landscape, Herman Pfeifer sgn. crayon draw. of farmer, W/c of 3 & 4 masted Bath Me. sailing ships by J.M. Pendleton, O/c deer at brook, W/c’s by Sandy Crabtree, W/c of cat sgn. K. Sutcliffe, 2 Bill Paxton w/c’s, Ptg. of eagle on slate, 2 w/c’s of lobster boat etc. by P.M. Bachelder of Booth. Hrb.

PRINTS: Dahlov Ipcar sgn. poster of cat, Fred Russell w/c of Pemaquid Light, Framed sheet music by Chas. K. Harris, Wall map of Casco Bay, Prints of children inc. Currier & Ives, Andrew Wyeth “The Quaker”, Maurice Day sailboats, Artwork w/woven nat. leaves & branches, W. Nutting print, Vint. adv. poster “Royal Baking Powder”, Duck prints inc. artist sgn., 2 lg. nautical prints “Boston” & 1 of boats after Buttersworth, Prang chromo. “Autumn in Wh. Mtns.”, Framed document “Queen’s Scout” from Queen Eliz., 2 artist sgn. prints inc. “China Town N.Y.C.” by Louis Dolice & Frank Wilcox fishing print, Me. lighthouse & lobster dock prints, Vic. frames w/tintypes etc., Cecil Aldin hunt print, 5 vint. Europ. prints of ports & ships etc., Leo Frank sgn. print of birds, Douglas Alvord print “The Me. Lobster Boat” 1860-1960, Lg. framed maps of Muscongus & Penobscot bays, Bessie P. Gutmann “Little Bit of Heaven” etc., Bicknell & Nutting style interior, 3D moose pic., Frames & more.

STERLING SILV. ETC.: Tiffany ster. shell dish, 4 pc. hd. mirror etc., Ant. Asian silv. ornate wire wrapped dish w/center scene, Candle snuffer, 3 pr. s/peppers, Lot w/candelabras etc. SILV. PLATED: Flatware, Misc. lot.

JEWELRY: Gold: Deco Boucheron Paris 14k enam. brac. w/red stones, 14k heavy 19” chain, Choice vint. 14k floral pin w/rubies/dias./citrine, 10k & 14k rings inc. carnelian etc., 10k charm brac. w/assort. gemstone fists “Fig” charms, 14k grad. bead neck., 10k mourning pin, 6 14k pcs. inc. pin w/lady & sheep w/dias. & ring w/pearls & dias. etc., 14k chain & 10k pend., 14k lapis beads, 14k eagle pin, Misc. 10k pcs., 14k opal & blk. onyx brac. 14k citrine/pearl neck., Lot 10k inc. dia. stickpin etc., Dentil gold, 14k ring/necks./watches etc.

Sterling: Pic. jasper neck., Labradorite & ameth. pend., Bl. larimar/ameth. neck., Ruby & wh. topaz ring, Rainbow moonstone/ameth. ring, Lot w/ster. charm brac./14k pin etc., 7 cts. ameth. ring, Gr. moss agate/peridot pend., Tourmaline rutile/pearl/citrine brac., Assort. bangles, Lot w/fancy bangle/turq. ring etc., Ruby neck., 5 pcs. inc. .800 butterfly pin & ster. frog etc., Sapp./ameth./pearl pend., Bl. larimar/ameth./pearl ring, Rough ruby ring, Sleeping Beauty turq. & lapis pend., Botswana agate & ameth. pend., Aqua marine/garnet ring, Peridot ring, Lg. smky. qrtz. ring, Blk. rutilated tourmaline/ameth. pend., Purple copper turq. & ameth. pendant, Ameth./garnet ring, Cz & sapp. ring, Br. tiger eye carv. Buddha ring, Nat. blk. orthoceras ring, 3 stone ameth. ring, 6 ct. gr. copper turq. ring, Ruby & pearl snake earrings, Gr. copper turq./pearl earrings, Ocean sea jasper & bl. topaz pend., Pk. rose qrtz./garnet frog pend., Jasper/ameth. pend. etc. Other jewelry: 28” grad. set of amber nuggets in various types inc. butterscotch etc., 2 sets of jade beads, Vint. inc. bakelite brac. etc., Box assort. men’s belt buckles, Costume jewelry box lots, Rainbow charka tree of life gemstone pend. Watches: Waltham o.f. 17j. pock. watch & “Colonial” one, 4 new Invicta men’s wrist watches, 7 watches inc. early pair case key wind fusee in silv. case, Box of lady’s & Gent’s wrist watches, Vint. Wyler “Incaflex” enam. lady’s cuff w/peek-a-boo dial, Box lot pock. watches etc.

COINS: 1856 U.S. $1 Ind. Princess gold, Moran silver $’s in lots of 8/10/7/6 & 1878-S, Peace silv. $’s inc. lot of 7 & 1921 etc., Mixed Peace & Lib. $’s, 1895 Barber quarter, 1803 & 1853 $1/2’s, Lot w/type coins/cents/foreign, 3 1976 Olympic unc. coin sets, 2 lg. cents 1798 & 1856 a.u., 2 1986 proof Lib. $’s, $45. face U.S. coins, 1771 Spanish dollar & 1860 bronze “Vic.Bridge” medal, 3 comm. $1/2’s inc. 1925 Concord etc., 19 40% Kenn. halves & lot of 3 90%, Bills inc. $2’s & $1 silv. cert., 5 1935 c.u. unc. consec. #’d $1 silv. certs.

ORIENTAL RUGS: Pers. floral 9’x15’4, 8’x10’9, 8’x9’9, 9’6x8’3, 1920’s Chinese floral 10’2x13’5, 11’11x8’5, 7’x2’6, Bokhara 2’7x3’10, Herez 4’6x6’10 & 4’x6’7, 5’2x2’8, Chinese 3’x4’8, 6’6x4’9, 4’10x2’6, 2’8x6’8, 4’x3’. OTHER RUGS: Kazmir design Orient. style 6’7x9’5, Floral Orient. style, 5 hd. braided rugs, Turkish loomed w/center medallions 3’x5’, Hooked frog rug.

MODERN FURNISHINGS: Teak high tbl. & 2 armchrs., Wicker look 5 pc. set w/sofa/settee/2 chrs./stool, Hitchcock d/l coffee tbl., Pr. wood/metal garden settees, Solid cherry work tbl., Floor model jewelry chest, 2 dwr. side tbl., Maple stand, 2 wicker armchrs. “Lloyd Loom”, Ant. window w/dec., Floral Q. Anne wing chr., Immersion circulator prec. cooker & vacuum sealer, 12 blue metal fold. chrs., Suitcase.

MUSICAL: Edison cylinder phonograph w/horn/records/2 extra brass horns, 2 Victor floor model disc phonographs, Ant. oak Victor tbl. top phono., Edison mahg. floor model disc phono., Ant. brass bugle, Lots of 3 & 3 bxs. of disc & cylinder records, Ant. fiddle, 4 Lenox musical eggs, Philco mahg. tombstone radio, 2 vint. radio speaker horns, Stereo/cd player, Musical piano w/bear.

OTHER ITEMS OF INTEREST: Ant. oak crank wall phone, Vint. “Fleet Wing” girl’s bike, Western Flyer “Special Edition” bike, 1880’s walnut spring wound fire alarm, 28” L. wooden carv./ptd. carousel style horse, Tin “Honey for Sale” sign, Ox yoke, 4 vint. signs inc. wood adv. thermometer for books & shoes by F.L. Hersy Augusta & “Squirt” soda etc., Millers leather Eng. saddle, 2 folk art carv. animal head shelves, Metal garden sundial, 40” L. Gabriel ptd. wr. iron weathervane, Leaded glass window of Apple w/bite out of computer co., Stick phone & Drs. quack mach. etc., 4 pane window w/ptd. cat & fish, Art studio w/easel, Iron hand pump, 2 stone/iron garden snails, Vint. typewriters inc. Corona & Massprox, Light up “Texaco” sign, Victor add. mach. in adv. crate, Ptd. wooden sign “Atlanta Aerodrome” w/raised plane, Vint. bl./wh. “Caloric” gas oven pc., Dbl. sided signs inc. “Rooms” etc., Porc. enam. sign “Overalls & Pants”, Coca Cola signs, Auto. front mask.

LAMPS: Fancy vint. metal/glass Deco floor lamp w/slag shade, Pierced tin chandelier, Orient. china lamp w/bird & flowers, Ant. tin lanterns inc. Dietz & Dewey & N.Y. etc., Marble/ruby cut overlay oil lamp etc., Pr. 18th c. iron hinge sconces, Adj. wr. iron floor candle lamp, Floral ptd. Gone with the Wind lamp, 3 vint. glass ceiling lights, Himalayan salt, etc.

CLOCKS: Vint. carv. oak Grandfather’s clock, Ant. Conn. shelf clock by Marsh Gilbert & Co., Vic. walnut E.N. Welch kitchen clock, Brass Bigelow & Kennard travel clock, Junghans mahg. dome top mantel clock, Mod. brass S. Thomas marine gimbel clock “Schooner”, Musical chime clock, Mod. steeple clock w/rev. ptd. ship, Ant. brass clock move. & dial.

BOOKS: Ant. Bibles inc. 1810 etc., “Frank Leslie’s Illus. Hist. of the Civil War” 1895, Children’s books.

TOOLS: Tradesman 10” tbl. saw, Craftsman 9” bandsaw, Iron bench vise, Box lot w/tap & die sets/drill bits/socket set/wrenches/files etc./Starrett mic gauges etc., Vint. pine tool chest, Toro recycler 22” self prop. push mower, Coleman “Power Mate” generator, New Cal-Hawk bar clamps, New 3 pc. alum. tool set, Ant. broad axes, Wet/dry vac., New 4 ton hydraulic bottle jack, 12 pc. wood carv. chisel set, 30” bolt cutters, New 2 ton power puller, Ant. saws/pitch fork etc., Box of iron tools.

WEAPONS ETC.: Daisy & Powerline b.b. guns, Crosman airguns, 2 ant. lodge exploding bullet spankers, Hunting knives inc. choice hd. made Damascus blade w/horn & turq. color handle, Eagle head sword cane, Sword w/brass trim, Bowie knife, 2 carv. powder horns, Bone hand. dagger, Carv. horn shot flask, Gun loading equip., New “Powerfull Mini. Crossbow”.

NAUTICAL: Ship’s Walker Knotmaster speed log, Stadimeter sextant type instrument, Iron ship doorstop etc., 2 brass ship’s lights, Vint. wooden ship model & others, Brass marine bell w/braided rope pull, Buoy etc., Metal Spanish ship wall model, Charts.

CHILDREN’S: Vint. wood. rock. horse, Ant. toy steam engine shop, Vint. rocker, Lot vint./ant. games inc. French mech. horse racing game etc., Vint. Charlie McCarthy ventriloquist doll, Ant. wood/iron school desk & chr., Toy army set, 22” pond sailboat, Ant. bisq. doll/toy sew. machs. etc., Ant. child’s bath tub & ptd. oval tub, 4 mini. animals inc. Steiff bear & a red monkey, Schoenhut piano, Vint. elec. child’s “Dolly Duds” wash. mach., Vint. dolls/doll house & access., 2 vint. sleds, 8 vint. dolls, Marble game.

TERMS: Cash or approved check. Dealer’s must have copy of seller’s certificate.We reserve the right to hold merchandise until funds clear. Sizes & descriptions are approx. & subject to error. Everything sold as is, where is. All sales are final. We accept absentee bids prior to the auction with a 20% deposit & bid them competitively. Limited phone bidding available. A buyer’s premium of 15% will be applied to all purchases, payable by the buyer, as part of the purchase price. Central air conditioned Gallery. Ample parking. Catered. Handicapped accessible. Luxurious padded seating. Limited seating. Call Marilyn for seat reservations & availability. We accept Visa, Master Card & Discover Card. For info. about auction items, please call Holly at 207-563-8110.

ROBERT L. FOSTER

AUCTIONEER & APPRAISER-LIC. NO. AUC 157

811 U.S. Rt. l, P.O. Box 203, Newcastle, Maine 04553 Auction Gallery 207-563-8110

Fax us at 207-563-6590, E-mail: RFoster@tidewater.net Auction Zip I.D. #2448

Licensed, Bonded & Insured. Established in Newcastle since 1953

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